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Countdown to The Drinkable Globe: London Gin Festival

As we countdown to the release of my new book, The Drinkable Globe, I’ll be featuring insights, images and videos from various aspects of drinking cultures around the world. This edition features some scenes from London Gin Festival 2017. Gin has been experiencing a worldwide renaissance, the epicenter of which is pretty much where it all began: Great Britain. What we today think of as modern gin is of the London Dry variety, so it’s fitting that we showcase the premier juniper spirit event in the United Kingdom’s capital city. Find out more about London gin and many other international beverages in The Drinkable Globe. Pre-order it here!

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The Drinkable Week: The London Gin Renaissance

The Drinkable Week returns with a stop in London for some junipery goodness at Gin Festival and the leader of the London gin renaissance, Sipsmith Distillery. It’s exciting to see the streets of the capital awash in gin once again (but in a good way this time).